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  1. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Trainers eye big prize ahead of season opener on Sunday

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:17pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Caspar Fownes and John Size looking to stamp credentials early, but hangover may halt march of winners Trainers gunning for glory again in season opener No trainer has won back-to-back championships in a decade- and this season opens on Sunday with two leading handlers, rather than one, eligible for the after- effects of "victory". ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Youngsters hope to win place in Jockey Club's trainee programme

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:42am by VICTORIA DUTHIE

    ... to their work duties- which start at 3.30am and include stable work, riding lessons and academic classes- trainees are expected to maintain a high level of personal fitness. "They [applicants] ...

  3. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Talking turf in Hong Kong

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 10:54pm by Alan Aitken

    ... in the Year of the Horse, Jockey Club chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges is eagerly awaiting the 35th ARC as hosting duties return for a meeting, which is so much bigger than its implied ...

  4. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Lucky eight are strongest Hong Kong contingent to land in Dubai

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 10:08pm by Alan Aitken

    ... although the latter is also listed as a favourite in the US$5 million Dubai Duty Free. Moore's Dubai trio- Military Attack, Dominant and Sterling City- fly out tonight at 9.50pm, while Akeed ... Cruz-trained Blazing Speed and Derek Cruz's veteran sprinter, Joy And Fun left on Wednesday night. Blazing Speed is a 16-1 chance in the Dubai Duty Free, where Japan's Just A Way ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Trainer John Moore: Hong Kong will make its mark in Dubai World Cup

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:36pm by Alan Aitken

    ... has been a number of times without a win, although Bullish Luck finished third in the World Cup, and his underrated Stewards' Cup winner, Blazing Speed, competes in the Duty Free. ...

  6. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Hong Kong dominates Dubai sprint features in successful international raid

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 01:39am by Alan Aitken

    ... a long way from home in the Duty Free, Dominant brave in the Sheema Classic after early interference, and the World Cup a popular home town result for Godolphin's African Story while Akeed ...

  7. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Trainer says Akeed Mofeed only suffered minor injury in disappointing Gold Cup run

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:50pm by Alan Aitken

    ... is still awaiting the green light to switch Military Attack to the US$10 million Dubai World Cup instead of the US$5 million Dubai Duty Free, for which the horse has already had an invitation. ... And Tony Cruz is also waiting to see if he has an invitation to the Dubai Duty Free for Blazing Speed, who was a supplementary entry for the race two weeks ago. ...

  8. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Military Attack needs to win before Dubai World Cup, says John Moore

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 12:42am by Alan Aitken

    ... of the horse being selected- the Dubai officials might decide against him being up to scratch if he hasn't won a race this season," Moore said. "He'll be entered in the Dubai Duty ...

  9. Sport - Racing - RACING

    John Moore fancies his chances with 11 international trial candidates

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 09:26pm by Alan Aitken

    ... field with Sterling City and Frederick Engels, either of which might stamp himself the Hong Kong Sprint favourite with the right performance. It's always an exciting time. I'd say we ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Jockey Club reveals season turnover high with one meeting left

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... but the resurgence since betting duty reforms in 2006 has seen the numbers back on an upward trajectory and chief executive Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges said a new record will be set this term. "We ... in the government, which will receive a HK$1 billion increase [in duty]," he said. We will deliver the full figures after Happy Valley, but we have already topped HK$92 billion for the season... ...




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